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Siauliai is a city in Lithuania. It is one of the oldest cities in Lithunia, established in 1236. It is named after a Sun Battle that took place near.

Get in

You can get to Siauliai by train or by bus from most of other cities in Lithuania. The schedules for busses you can see from [1] and railways [2]

Get around

Siauliai is not a big city, so you need no more than buses or just youe onwn feet. Buses go all through Siauliai. There are everyday buses that go to places around the city.

City bussies goes from 5 a.m. till 11 p.m.

The buses go from 5 a.m till 11 p.m.

You can by tickets in the kiosks, one ticket costs 1,40 Lt

You can by tickets in the kiosks, one ticket costs 1,60 Lt

The microbuses go from 6 am till 23 pm. You can buy tickets in the microbus. One ticket costs 1,80 Lt.


Hill of Crosses is biggest attraction in Siauliai to people all other the world, especially christian piligrim travelers.

The Hill Of Crosses near Siauliai

To get there:

By car:

Take a road A12, toward Joniskis; Ryga. After roadsign "KRYZIU KALNAS - 2 km", turn right.

Public transport: From Siauliai bus station, Joniskis direction. Leave the bus in DOMANTAI stop.

There are all sorts of smaller and bigger monuments, museums.

7 Objects of sun:

Sculpture "Dawn"

Siauliai Cathedral of the Apostles St. Peter and St. Pau

"Solar Disks" Fountain

Sundial Square

Monument to the Battle of the Sun in Salduve Park

Cockerel Clock Square

Stained Glass Window, The Battle of the Sun

Siauliai has 4 chruches. One, already mentioned, Cathedral of the Apostles St. Peter and St. Paul. Also: St. George's church, St. Ignatus' church and Sts. Peter and Paul's Church of the Othodox parish.

You can find small sculptures and fountains all over the city: Sculpture "Three Birds", Fountain Rude, Sculpture "Pelicans", Sculpture "Motherhood", Sculpture "Three Trolls", Sculpture "Dawn", Sculpture "A grandfather with his grandchildren", Sculpture "A reading man".







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